School term dates 

School term dates, holidays and teacher in service days for North Ayrshire schools.

All schools except Arran
Teachers in service Wednesday 16 August 2017
Schools re-open Thursday 17 August 2017
Teachers in service Monday 25 September 2017
Schools close Friday 13 October 2017
Teachers in service Monday 23 October 2017
Schools re-open Tuesday 24 October 2017
Local holiday Friday 17 November 2017
Local holiday Monday 20 November 2017
Schools close Friday 22 December 2017
Schools re-open Monday 8 January 2018
Arran schools
Teachers in service Tuesday 15 August 2017
Schools re-open Wednesday 16 August 2017
Teachers in service Monday 25 September 2017
Schools close Friday 6 October 2017
Teachers in service Monday 23 October 2017
Schools re-open Tuesday 24 October 2017
Schools close Friday 22 December 2017
Schools re-open Monday 8 January 2018

2017-18 school term dates

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2018-19 school term dates

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Family holidays

If your child is absent because of a holiday booked outside the school holidays dates it'll be marked as an unauthorised absence, even if you've told the school.

Absences of more than 4 weeks, where your child is overseas visiting family, or is absent because their parents are travelling people, will be marked as an authorised absence.

Contact Education and Youth Employment

Email

education@north-ayrshire.gov.uk

Telephone

01294 324400

Address

Education and Youth Employment, North Ayrshire Council, Cunninghame House, Irvine, KA12 8EE